DLA News Archive

Archive: March, 2018

March 31, 2018

Sagami employees pitch in to protect environment

Defense Logistics Agency employees in Japan had the chance to think “green” during a quarterly USFJ Environmental Subcommittee and Environmental Engagement Panel meeting sponsored by U.S. Forces Japan staff from March 7 to 8.

March 30, 2018

Subsistence nutritionist talks healthy eating with DLA Troop Support workforce

Starr Seip, a nutritionist with the Subsistence supply chain, spoke to employees about healthy eating March 29. The DLA Troop Suppport Resiliency team hosted the event as part of National Nutrition Month.

March 30, 2018

20th SFS meeting supply, demand

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Shaw Air Force Base website — All units on military installations need serviceable equipment to ensure mission success.

March 30, 2018

Women’s History Month Spotlight: Tracy Keenan, DLA Energy Americas at Houston deputy director

This year’s Women’s History Month theme is “Nevertheless She Persisted.” Throughout the month of March, DLA Energy will highlight a few employees who go to great strides to embody this spirit.

March 30, 2018

First female Distribution commander honored with newly named Doornink Executive Conference Room during Women’s History month event

DLA Distribution commanding general, Army Brig. Gen. John S. Laskodi dedicated the DLA Distribution Headquarters executive conference room to the first ever female Distribution commanding general, retired Army Brig. Gen. Barbara Doornink on March 14.

March 30, 2018

2nd annual Going the distance to Support SAPR - DLA Enterprise Wide Challenge

In recognition of Sexual Assault Awareness & Prevention Month (SAAPM), the DLA SAPR program invites all DLA employees, worldwide, to participate in a virtual “Going the Distance for SAPR” challenge. Our goal is to continue to spread the word across the DLA enterprise about the SAPR program and resources and show support for survivors.

March 30, 2018

Commentary: Lessons I learned from the silent generation

A longtime DLA employee reflects on the women who have inspired her and how opportunities for women have improved in recent decades.

March 29, 2018

DoD Restructures its Acquisition, Technology, Logistics Organization

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Defense Department website — Changes in the technology and business landscapes and worldwide threats are the driving forces behind the Defense Department realigning the way it does business to support the warfighter, DoD officials said.

March 29, 2018

Juniper Cobra 2018

Air Force Capt. Robert Erskine and Navy Lt. Brent Cohen from Defense Logistics Agency Energy Europe & Africa participated as fuels liaison officers during exercise Juniper Cobra 2018.

March 29, 2018

Corps to assess boots at Parris Island

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Marine Corps Systems Command website — In an effort to continually improve the clothing and equipment Marines are issued, Marine Corps Systems Command will conduct an assessment to see if lighter boots can improve recruit performance. Plans are to compare two lighter boots to the Marine Corps Combat Boot during a recruit training cycle at Parris Island.